For a moment he looked confused, and then turned away.
Darcie looked confused as she smiled graciously.
He became confused in his speech and stopped in the middle of what he was saying.
Sarah seemed confused as well.
We were just two confused playmates.
His words confused her.
In her confused state of mind, she had convinced herself that he loved her.
I still have confused memories of that illness.
His use of Guardian's words confused her already drained mind.
His lifemate's expressive eyes prevented her from appearing composed; she had looked either frightened or confused during their short interaction.
And she walked away without another word, confused as to why she had wanted him to say there was more to why he chose her than because it was his duty.
There was a man behind the fierce face, and she'd only confused herself more by spending the night with him!
"I'm getting confused," Cynthia said.
There were people milling about, most appearing as lost and confused as he felt.
"Yes," she said, confused about his on-off moods.
I'm sure the poor darlin' is as confused as a mouse in a maze but I'm sorry it's put you two on the outs with each other.
He stopped, looking confused as he lowered his hands.
The sudden rush into space confused them so that they could not think.
I fancy I still have confused recollections of that illness.
I liked this, too; but the division of the earth into zones and poles confused and teased my mind.
It seems to me that the great difficulty of writing is to make the language of the educated mind express our confused ideas, half feelings, half thoughts, when we are little more than bundles of instinctive tendencies.
The signs, which I had learned the day before, and which I thought I knew perfectly, confused me.
The old count, suddenly setting to work, kept passing from the yard to the house and back again, shouting confused instructions to the hurrying people, and flurrying them still more.
When the crowd collected round him he seemed confused, but at the demand of the tall lad who had pushed his way up to him, he began in a rather tremulous voice to read the sheet from the beginning.
On seeing Pierre he grew confused at first, but noticing embarrassment on Pierre's face immediately grew bold and, staggering on his thin legs, advanced into the middle of the room.
Miss Sullivan, who knows her pupil's mind, selects from the passing landscape essential elements, which give a certain clearness to Miss Keller's imagined view of an outer world that to our eyes is confused and overloaded with particulars.
When she spells "milk," she points to the mug, and when she spells "mug," she makes the sign for pouring or drinking, which shows that she has confused the words.
The reason that we do not observe this process in ordinary children is, because we seldom observe them at all, and because they are fed from so many sources that the memories are confused and mutually destructive.
Perhaps this was a confused recollection of the story I had heard not long before about Red Riding Hood.
Often, in the repose of my mid-day, there reaches my ears a confused tintinnabulum from without.
She grew confused, glanced round, and, seeing the doll she had thrown down on one of the tubs, picked it up.
Pierre's mind was in such a confused state that the word "stroke" suggested to him a blow from something.
On reaching the village he dismounted and went to the nearest house, intending to rest if but for a moment, eat something, and try to sort out the stinging and tormenting thoughts that confused his mind.
Rostov kept asking as he came up to Russian and Austrian soldiers running in confused crowds across his path.
Other columns after losing half their men were retreating in disorderly confused masses.
Though she came upon the count in his dressing gown every day, he invariably became confused and begged her to excuse his costume.
A woman came from the bedroom with a frightened face and became confused when she saw Prince Andrew.
Everything within and around him seemed confused, senseless, and repellent.
Pierre felt confused and wished to avoid that look, but the bright old eyes attracted him irresistibly.
Pierre himself grew still more confused, blushed like a child till tears came to his eyes, began looking about him uneasily, and an awkward pause followed.
I think so... but as you please, said Princess Mary, evidently intimidated and confused that her opinion had prevailed.
It will serve her right, she will be confused, but you will see her 'God's folk.'
This gaze disturbed and confused Boris more and more.
She asked this and then became confused, feeling that she ought not to have asked it.
(she grew confused) is agreeable to us, and I accept your offer.
The horses showered the fine dry snow on the faces of those in the sleigh--beside them sounded quick ringing bells and they caught confused glimpses of swiftly moving legs and the shadows of the troyka they were passing.
Something vague and confused, which he could not at all account for, had come over him with the capture of that officer and the blow he had dealt him.
He left in order not to obstruct the commander-in-chief's undivided control of the army, and hoping that more decisive action would then be taken, but the command of the armies became still more confused and enfeebled.
The officer, Timokhin, with his red little nose, standing on the dam wiping himself with a towel, felt confused at seeing the prince, but made up his mind to address him nevertheless.
She lay on the sofa with her face to the wall, fingering the buttons of the leather cushion and seeing nothing but that cushion, and her confused thoughts were centered on one subject--the irrevocability of death and her own spiritual baseness, which she had not suspected, but which had shown itself during her father's illness.
Everything became strange, confused, and misty in Pierre's eyes.
Nicholas blushed and was confused when people spoke to him about the princess (as she did when he was mentioned) and even when he thought of her, but in her presence he felt quite at ease, and said not at all what he had prepared, but what, quite appropriately, occurred to him at the moment.
The longer the French remained the more these forms of town life perished, until finally all was merged into one confused, lifeless scene of plunder.
She glanced at Yancey, who was watching her with a confused expression.
She was confused and a little annoyed by a growing desire for a more serious relationship.
Was he confused – alone and fighting a desire he detested?
Molly was impressed, Howie was confused and Julie petrified she'd use the wrong utensils.
He looked confused, but did my bidding as Paul made a quick U-turn and followed after the speeding vehicle.
Confused, she concentrated on gripping the phone.
The Magician looked around, confused, before recognition crossed her features.
Jenn watched, confused, until he lowered his head to her neck.
Her turquoise eyes had been so lost and confused, he couldn't help but take pity on her.
She sucked in a sharp breath, at once confused and thrilled.
Darian appeared confused as he took in Jule and Dusty, recognition blooming slowly.
Selyn appeared confused at the sight of them, her dark eyes unfocused.
She met Selyn's confused gaze as the girl looked around the room.
Confused, she turned her back to him and pulled her shirt up to expose the marking.
The oppressiveness of the air around her faded, leaving her confused as to what they'd been talking about.
As confused as he felt, Gabriel would never let anyone hurt either Deidre, no matter whose mate she was.
She gave a cry, confused as arms wrapped around her.
Katie appeared as confused as Deidre felt.
Furious, confused, she peered into the lake waters.
Confused, she tried again to remember what procedure Dr. Wynn was performing today.
Tired and confused, Katie left without asking what the drugs were for and stepped into the chilly fall evening.
When she opened her eyes, he was gone, and she was just as confused as ever.
She hesitated, her blood burning and her confused thoughts terrified of what might happen.
Confused, Rhyn joined them and followed their gazes.
The strange spell left her breathing hard and confused as to whether she'd had a heart attack or worse.
The young man said he understood but sounded confused at Dean's sudden absence from their lives, though he didn't press for an explanation.
For a second he looked confused and then grinned.
Josh remained sitting in the hay, staring at her as if confused by her response.
Josh waited at the foot of the stairs, obviously confused by the turn of events.
In the middle of the wood a brown hare with white feet sprang out and, scared by the tramp of the many horses, grew so confused that it leaped along the road in front of them for some time, arousing general attention and laughter, and only when several voices shouted at it did it dart to one side and disappear in the thicket.
Natasha watched him with an intent gaze that confused him, as if she were trying to find in his face the answer to some question.
Rostopchin grew confused and became silent.
The boy, thrusting his cold hands into his pockets and lifting his eyebrows, looked at Denisov in affright, but in spite of an evident desire to say all he knew gave confused answers, merely assenting to everything Denisov asked him.
Everything in the room radiated some sort of subtle energy, and she waded through the energies, marveling and confused by them.
Confused, she paused at the back door and felt the telltale energy patterns of the newly dead.
They left her beyond confused, terrified and certain she didn't want anything to do with Darkyn right now.
He was more confused than she was.
The woman moved behind him, her confused green eyes on Jule.
Confused by his moods, she watched him cross to a thick goblet with a knife beside it.
She felt confused, suddenly unable to recall why this request was objectionable.
The creature looked confused but shifted from its guarded crouch to a kneeling position.
She knows I'm checking something but she's so confused right now she doesn't know what to believe except that she doesn't want to see me.
I'm sure Brennen was confused by my sharp response and background noise but once girls and dog had left we settled down to business.
Jonny looked confused and uneasy, while Darian looked like he was ready to pounce.
After rejecting then pining for him for a few days, she wasn't ready for him to be less confused than she was.
She slapped his hand away, and he looked at her, confused again.
If you're sure, Daniel, but I don't know how you can find your way back in this confused mess of vegetation.
"Glad to do our best, your ex'len-lency!" came a confused shout from the ranks.
That was why Petya had blushed and grown confused when Denisov asked him whether he could stay.
He still looked confused and then realization lifted his brows.
Before the conversation began Prince Andrew was struck by the fact that the Emperor seemed confused and blushed as if not knowing what to say.
The officers' laughter confused him still more.
The younger sisters also became affectionate to him, especially the youngest, the pretty one with the mole, who often made him feel confused by her smiles and her own confusion when meeting him.
In spite of Prince Andrew's disagreeable, ironical tone, in spite of the contempt with which Rostov, from his fighting army point of view, regarded all these little adjutants on the staff of whom the newcomer was evidently one, Rostov felt confused, blushed, and became silent.
Confused and ever-increasing crowds were running back to where five minutes before the troops had passed the Emperors.
He grew confused and said: "On condition that the French army retires beyond the Niemen."